Explore
 Lists  Reviews  Images  Update feed
Categories
MoviesTV ShowsMusicBooksGamesDVDs/Blu-RayPeopleArt & DesignPlacesWeb TV & PodcastsToys & CollectiblesComic Book SeriesBeautyAnimals   View more categories »
Listal logo

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid (1982)

Directed by


Starring (View all)
Steve Martin Steve Martin
Rigby Reardon
Rachel Ward Rachel Ward
Juliet Forrest
Alan Ladd Alan Ladd
The Exterminator
Carl Reiner Carl Reiner
Field Marshall VonKluck
Barbara Stanwyck Barbara Stanwyck
Leona Hastings-Forrest
Ray Milland Ray Milland
Sam Hastings
Ava Gardner Ava Gardner
Kitty Collins
Burt Lancaster Burt Lancaster
Swede Anderson


Written by
Carl Reiner Carl Reiner
(written by)
Steve Martin Steve Martin
(written by)


Lists

130 votes
6,006 Movies For a Post-Covid World... (6013 items)
list by ToonHead2102
Published 11 years, 8 months ago 14 comments
80 votes
Hidden Gems of Cinema (266 items)
list by Michael M
Published 9 years, 9 months ago 8 comments
49 votes
Watched in 2013 (518 items)
list by moviewatcher122
Published 10 years, 1 month ago 33 comments
48 votes
Movies I've Streamed On Netflix Instant Watch (129 items)
list by Ricky49er
Published 9 years, 6 months ago 15 comments
41 votes
Aprakadabra's Movie Diary - 2012 (460 items)
list by Aprakadabra
Published 11 years, 1 month ago 3 comments

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Videos

Dead Men Don't Wear Plaid Trailer

162 Views

Added 15 years ago




Cover art, photos and screenshots

4 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes
2 votes

Description: Juliet Forrest (Rachel Ward) is convinced that the reported death of her father in a mountain car crash was no accident. Her father was a prominent cheese scientist working on a secret recipe. To prove it was murder, she enlists the services of private eye Rigby Reardon (Steve Martin). He finds a slip of paper containing a list of people who are "The Friends and Enemies of Carlotta." Searching for answers, Rigby encounters assorted low-lives: dangerous men and women who were the hallmarks of the classic detective movies of the 40's and 50's. Filming in black and white allows scenes from old movies to be cut into this f ... (more)
Release date: 21 May 1982
UPC: 025192052323
Tags: Comedy (12), 1980s (7), Spoof (6), Mystery (5), Crime (4), 1982 (4), Thriller (4), Neo Noir (3), Gangster (2), Black & White (2), Black And White (2), Edith Head (1), Movies (1), Film Noiir (1), Recycled Footage (1), SnP (1), Sort (1), Spiritual Cinema (1), B & W (1), HQ (1)
My tags: Add tags

Update feed

PvtCaboose91 added this to a list 1 day, 7 hours ago
Movies Viewed in 2023 (81 movies items)

" First Viewing Viewing Date: February 6th Via: iTunes Store Plot: A film noir parody in which a private eye is hired by a beautiful woman to investigate the death of her father. In the process, he uncovers a sinister plot. Rating: 7.8/10 Why Did I Watch It? I was first introduced to this film at University in 2011 and I always intended to watch it, but never did. I was reminded that it existed while perusing Steve Martin's filmography after watching Roxanne, and I decided it was time - befor"


Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 2 months ago
1982 Awardie Awards (38 movies items)
samira added this to a list 8 months, 2 weeks ago
Every Movie Ever! (13121 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 1 year ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2017 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2016: 966 2015: 963 2014: 945 2013: 927 2012: 907 2011: 873 2010: 850 2009: 809 "


moviebuff added this to a list 1 year, 1 month ago
pufred added this to a list 1 year, 4 months ago
80's (371 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 1 year, 5 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2016 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2015: 963 2014: 945 2013: 927 2012: 907 2011: 873 2010: 850 2009: 809 "


Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 1 year, 8 months ago
Favorite Cult Films: 1982 (30 movies items)
movieman added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
1982 Movies Ranked (72 movies items)
Joreth added this to a list 1 year, 9 months ago
Marathon Movies (871 movies items)
napier added this to a list 2 years, 2 months ago
Miklos Rozsa Score (16 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2015 Edition) (1001 movies items)

"2014: 945 2013: 927 2012: 907 2011: 873 2010: 850 2009: 809 "


Leo added this to a list 2 years, 3 months ago
Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 6 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2014 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2013: 927 2012: 907 2011: 873 2010: 850 2009: 809 "


Stehako added this to a list 2 years, 10 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2013 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2012: 907 2011: 873 2010: 850 2009: 809 "


YAHEMMI added this to a list 2 years, 11 months ago
My DVD COLLECTION (7267 dvds items)
Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 1 month ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2012 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2011: 873 2010: 850 2009: 809 "


Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 6 months ago
Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 8 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2011 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2010: 850 2009: 809 "


Stehako added this to a list 3 years, 10 months ago
Favorite Movies of All Time (2010 Edition) (1000 movies items)

"2009: 809 "


milica added this to a list 4 years, 2 months ago
My Movie Year 2018 (422 movies items)
Stehako added this to a list 4 years, 2 months ago
ToonHead2102 added this to a list 4 years, 4 months ago
6,006 Movies For a Post-Covid World... (6013 movies items)

"(UNDERWHELMING BUT) CLASSIC MOVIE! Review coming soon... "


milica posted 5 images [View All] 4 years, 5 months ago

Exclusive voted for an image 4 years, 10 months ago

Exclusive added this to a list 5 years, 4 months ago
rickterenzi voted for 2 images 6 years, 1 month ago

Kandi voted for 7 images [View All] 6 years, 2 months ago

MacGuffin posted 2 images 6 years, 2 months ago

samira added this to a list 6 years, 4 months ago
D (479 movies items)
Agent Kermit D. Fonz added this to a list 6 years, 5 months ago
Favorite Comedy Films: 1982-1983 (27 movies items)

" Directed by: Carl Reiner Produced by: William E. McEuen and Dennis V. Pickler Written by: Carl Reiner, George Gipe, and Steve Martin Cinematography: Michael Chapman Edited by: Bud Molina Music by: Miklos Rozsa Distributed by: Universal Pictures"


Agent Kermit D. Fonz voted for an image 6 years, 5 months ago

jeffpsych added this to a list 6 years, 7 months ago
Need to rewatch (61 movies items)
A.M.A added this to a list 6 years, 11 months ago
watched or rewatched in 2016 (381 movies items)

People who liked this also liked

Rating: 7.2
Rating: 7.7
Rating: 8.2
Rating: 7.3
Rating: 8
Rating: 6
Rating: 6.9
Rating: 7.4
Rating: 6.9
Rating: 6.8
Rating: 7.5
Rating: 6.2
Rating: 7.4
Rating: 6.8
Rating: 7.3
Rating: 7.5
Rating: 8.1
Rating: 8.3
Rating: 7.7
Rating: 7.3
Rating: 8.1